Searsport District High School

  • Searsport District High School serves 180 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-49% (which is lower than the Maine state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 10%.

School Overview

  • Searsport District High School's student population of 180 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students180 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Searsport District High School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Searsport District High School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall School Rank#242 out of 525 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Searsport District High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Searsport District High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:112:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Searsport District High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
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White
95%
90%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Searsport District High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.100.12
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Graduation Rate80-89%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Searsport District High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRSU 20 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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